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"Aatmiya" - A interstate exchange program for old age people to get a connection with culture of India.

Vishvet Foundation respects the people who have more experience of life and a lot to share with us. “Aatmiya” (Spiritually Harmonious) program is designed for the elder people who want to use their time while spending in pilgrimage places of India. Vishvet is inviting them to Gujarat to visit different places where we can find peace, harmony and a connection with God. It will be a one to one exchange where a group of senior citizens can come and live at Ashram, individual houses or religious guest houses where you will find all facilities.



  • Be the age of 56 years and above
  • You have to carry a valid identity card
  • You can come with a group of your friend or family members with same interest
  • Be matured enough to live and adopt new environment
  • Able to communicate in Hindi and English at basic conversational level if you don’t feel comfortable to communicate in regional language of host state
  • Genuinely interested to know about different cultures of India
  • Agree to pay an administration fee of Rs. 3500 (Approx $50 USD) per person only
  • Willing to sign and abide by the Vishvet Foundation Code of Conduct
  • There are strict disciplinary rules in an agreement between you and host family or Ashram


Programs Categories:

  • One to one Exchange with Home stay
  • Participate in prayers and visit local pilgrimage places like temples, mosque or church etc.
  • Attend food classes, cultural workshops
  • Community or Volunteer work
  • Entertainment with full of Fun tour to city


Program Cost:

  • Round-trip Air fare/Bus fare/ Train fare participant has to bear
  • Participation fee Rs. 3500 (Approx $50 USD) per person
  • Pocket money, ancillary travel, and tours expenses participant has to bear


Vishvet Sponsoring for:        

  • Room and Board with Volunteer host family/ Ashram
  • Nearest Airport/Bus stand/Railway station transfer to and from
  • Assistance to find best one to one exchange availability
  • Find out the best exchange family in Ahmedabad
  • Pre departure orientation
  • All assistance regarding Application and other documentation process
  • Support and Supervision from Vishvet Local Coordinator (VLC)
  • Placement assistance as per Contract


Benefits for you:

  • Orientation about culture of host state
  • Customs, values and Life style of host family
  • Make a strong network of people in your working sector
  • Make new friends and travel at different places
  • Create national awareness and promote world peace
  • Activities will differ according to your interest


Duties of Host family:

  • Create a healthy home environment for exchange old age people to feel real taste of your state
  • Create a list of activities which you may do with exchange person
  • Your family should respect the exchange person’s culture and beliefs
  • Exchange person has to sign an agreement for his/her duty during the stay at your place


Age is no bar to enjoy all fun. Vishvet is welcoming you in spiritual way to have that fun…

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